Thursday, December 2, 2010

Weekend Picks - December 2, 2010

Lei Chic The House that Snack Built
What: Put your candy decorating skills to work at the 4th Annual Liliha Gingerbread Festival and Snow Day. Make a snow angel in the pile of real snow they’re having delivered, then head inside to deck the walls of your very own gingerbread house.
When: Saturday, 9 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: Lanakila Elementary School, 717 North Kuakini St., Honolulu
Details: $15 for materials. For more info, call 808.586.9415

Freshen Up
What: Fresh Café and Art & Flea are teaming up to produce their first ever Fresh Market. With produce from Ho Farms, local beers on tap, offerings from earth-friendly vendors like Ono Pops and Organik Clothing, it's easy to be green.
When: Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m.
Where: Fresh Café, 831 Queen St., Honolulu
Details: Entrance is $1, kids under 12 are free. For more info, call 808.688.8055

Such a Doll
What: Grab the girls and head to Pearl Ultralounge for Girls' Night Out: All Dolled Up Holiday Edition. Enjoy free beauty treatments, including manicures by Dexter Do, massages by Aqua Spa, and brow waxing, hair styling and makeup by Regis Salons. Sip $5 cocktails and enter to win beauty basket giveaways from Lei Chic.
When: Tonight! Doors open at 4:30 p.m.; happy hour from 4:30 to 8 p.m.; beauty bar from 6 to 9 p.m.; dancing until 2 a.m.
Where: Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 3
Details: 21 and over; free cover all night. For more info, call 808.944.8000

Title Wave
What: For three days this weekend the Mokule‘ia Polo Field will be taken over for the North Shore Film Festival. The last day of the festival will be a tribute to Andy Irons, featuring four films with footage of the surfing legend. Sit under the stars, watch screenings of documentaries, listen to live music and grub on some awesome grinds.
When: Friday, 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 3:30 p.m.
Where: Mokule‘ia Polo Field, 68-411 Farrington Hwy., Mokule‘ia
Details: Tickets are available for $20 at the gate or at HIC stores. For more info, call 808.637.3139 or click here

Outta Line
What: Vers Hawaii Clothing’s new line is out! Check it out this First Friday at Super Citizen and while there shop special sales and enjoy a live dj spinning old-school hip-hop. Plus, the folks from Vers will be bringing hats and jewelry from their new accessory line Leaf & Pearl.
When: Friday 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Super Citizen, 22 South Pauahi St., Chinatown
Details: For more info, call 808.599.4333

Snappy Hour
Learn tips on portrait photography from expert photographer Hanson Fong during a free evening lecture. Your friends (and Facebook's untag button) will thank you.
When: Tuesday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: UH Manoa Art Auditorium, 2535 McCarthy Mall, Honolulu
Details: Free. For more info, call 808.956.3422

Solid Prints
Fishcake, Kaka‘ako’s coolest furniture and gift boutique, is showcasing a new gallery installation by artist Margo Ray and the Honolulu Printmakers. Check out their ocean-inspired prints and pick one up as a unique Christmas gift.
When: Today through January 13
Where: 307C Kamani St., Honolulu
Details: Free. For more info, call 808.593.1231

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Lei Chic is a daily email and shopping blog that plugs you into Hawaii's newest and hottest boutiques, designers, trends, spas and salons, and more. You'll also discover all the cool events, dinners and sales happening around town in our Weekend Picks every Thursday. With Lei Chic, you'll get the inside scoop on what everyone will be talking about tomorrow – in your inbox today.

Lei Chic associate editor Natalie Schack has been a cultural anthropology student,museum worker bee and dabbler in graphic design. When she isn't scouting new fashion, compiling to-do lists or crafting puns, Natalie spends her free time dreaming up elaborate picnic ideas; "researching" via YouTube tutorials, blogs and Instagram; and dusting off her pith helmet for the next adventure life throws her way.

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